Table 9_1_9-3

2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports

The National Healthcare Quality Report (NHQR) is a comprehensive national overview of quality of health care in the United States. It is organized around four dimensions of quality of care: effectiveness, patient safety, timeliness, and patient centeredness.

Table 9_1_9.3
Low-risk long-stay nursing home residents who have pressure sores, by State, 2002 and 2007a
State20072002
Number of nursing homes  Number of nursing homes  
TotalWith scorebPercentbSETotalWith scorebPercentbSE
Total15,8116,3242.10.016,2907,8582.80.0
Alabama2321361.60.22281581.90.2
Alaska********
Arizona135542.20.4135812.80.3
Arkansas2351261.80.22401322.20.2
California1,2653212.10.21,3323852.50.2
Colorado210811.80.32161222.10.2
Connecticut2441491.70.22511732.30.2
Delaware44192.40.542252.50.5
District of Columbia20101.60.521122.80.6
Florida6782862.50.26934263.40.2
Georgia3592192.10.23622462.50.2
Hawaii46112.61.245121.90.8
Idaho7792.01.180143.21.0
Illinois7994672.20.28255392.80.1
Indiana5111722.00.25192462.80.2
Iowa4521152.20.24551782.30.2
Kansas350812.10.33741182.70.3
Kentucky291772.10.32961023.20.3
Louisiana2922192.10.23132402.60.2
Maine********
Maryland2331032.30.32441262.90.3
Massachusetts4461741.60.24782842.50.2
Michigan4252072.20.34312572.50.2
Minnesota3931021.90.24201542.40.2
Mississippi2031011.20.22041021.70.2
Missouri5152582.10.25352732.60.2
Montana92222.20.5101352.40.5
Nebraska225442.30.5228593.00.5
Nevada48202.90.743232.10.6
New Hampshire81272.20.481463.30.4
New Jersey3612332.70.23562313.20.2
New Mexico72321.90.382422.40.4
New York6574552.30.16704782.90.1
North Carolina4211402.50.34212093.50.2
North Dakota83281.70.483312.20.4
Ohio9563312.00.19914172.90.2
Oklahoma3271242.70.33681473.80.3
Oregon138112.30.8140182.20.6
Pennsylvania7151882.50.27342643.20.2
Rhode Island86532.10.395603.50.4
South Carolina174672.20.3178773.50.3
South Dakota110241.80.5113303.00.6
Tennessee3231501.70.23371982.50.2
Texas1,1424971.50.11,1445382.30.1
Utah92161.90.688313.90.5
Vermont4034.31.342163.30.7
Virginia2771102.40.32771323.50.3
Washington242332.30.5256744.40.5
West Virginia131462.50.4135443.00.5
Wisconsin3961562.40.24072332.90.2
Wyoming39154.10.939172.80.9

a The 2007 data reflect care for the period 10/1/07 to 12/31/07; 2002 data reflect care for the period 4/1/02 to 6/30/02.

b A facility had to have at least 30 residents in the denominator for a chronic care measure to be calculated; therefore, the number of facilities may vary for each measure reported in a State.

* - Data do not meet the criteria for statistical reliability, data quality, or confidentiality.

Key: SE: standard error.

Source: Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services, Minimum Data Set. Data were downloaded from www.medicare.gov/nhcompare/home.asp. The 2007 data were downloaded on April 18, 2008; the 2002 data, in November 2002.

 

Current as of September 2009
Internet Citation: Table 9_1_9-3: 2008 National Healthcare Quality and Disparities Reports. September 2009. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/research/findings/nhqrdr/nhqrdr08/9_nursinghome_homehealth_hospice/T9_1_9-3.html